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Chronicle Of Hagnaby Abbey, 1173-1184

Chronicle Of Hagnaby Abbey, 1173-1184

Medium: Ink on vellum

Shelfmark: Cotton MS Vespasian B XI

Item number: f.9v

Length: 25.5

Width: 17.6

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Illuminated manuscript

This page of the chronicle of the Premonstratensian abbey of St. Thomas the martyr, Hagnaby (Lincolnshire) covers the years 1173-1184. The rubric in the left margin ('Fundata est ecclesia apud Hagnaby') draws attention to the entry which describes the foundation of Hagnaby Abbey itself in 1175.

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